Chapman Assembles Toon All Stars for BBC Charity Video

More than 100 animation all-stars ‘ from Bob the Builder and Ben 10 to Scooby-Doo and Pudsey Bear ‘ are currently appearing in the annual BBC Children in Need video single ... Continue Reading →

New Moon Shines Brightly With $140 Million Opening

The Twilight Saga: New Moon rose to record heights in its opening weekend, grossing $140 million ‘ good enough for the third-best all-time opening weekend behind leader The Dark ... Continue Reading →

Littleloud Animates Doctor Who

That icon of British sci-fi TV Doctor Who is getting animated in a new 3D animated series created by Littleloud. The six-part series of six-minute segments stars David Tennant and will ... Continue Reading →

Jarmies to Premiere on JimJam

Jarmies, a new preschool animated series from HIT Entertainment and Chello Zone, is set to premiere Jan. 4 on global outlet JimJam. The series will premiere on JimJam’s Sky Italia ... Continue Reading →

Cookie Jar Reaches into South Korea

Cookie Jar Group is opening an office in South Korea and naming C.J. Lee as VP of distribution. Lee will focus on development and production opportunities for the company in South Korea ... Continue Reading →

Uncharted 2, Batman Top Spike Video Game Awards

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves and Batman: Arkham Asylum each received seven nominations, followed closely by six each for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and Left 4 Dead 2 in Spike TV’s ... Continue Reading →

Planet 51, New Moon Vie for Box Office Stardom

It’s vampires versus aliens as studios make their big push to stuff moviegoers into their seats for a pre-Thanksgiving cinematic snack. Sony Pictures Animation represents the ... Continue Reading →

Four to Voice Owls in Guardians of Ga’hoole

Zack Snyder has cast Sam Neill, Geoffrey Rush, Hugo Weaving and David Wenham to voice the lead roles in the 3D animated feature Guardians of Ga’hoole. According to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Mudbox Ported to Linux for DreamWorks, Imageworks

DreamWorks Animation and Sony Pictures Imageworks are integrating Autodesk Mudbox, a digital sculpting and texture painting application, into their Linux production pipelines. Designed ... Continue Reading →

Intravartolo Heads to Prime Focus

Mark Intravartolo has been joined Prime Focus as creative director for North America. He will be charged with expanding the company’s services, team and clientn bases in television ... Continue Reading →